PREVIEWSPillars of Eternity Preview
For Obsidian's crowdfunded love letter to Infinity Engine games like Icewind Dale and Baldur's Gate, I was impressed by its willingness to pull back the curtain and let me see the machinery behind it.
We've all been there. Everyone remembers that mission. You and your partner are climbing up the mountains in the snow, striving to pull some slick clandestine operation about getting some intel on a bad guy, or something similar (because let's face...
The protagonist of the game is a merry adventurer who explores caves concealed in a soap bubble. He comes across many obstacles on his way through. The main task of the player is to destroy sharp crystals sticking out from the ceiling and the floor. There are also many other difficulties which one must face, for example hostile creatures and earthquakes. By overcoming these dangers, the player can venture further into the cave and score more points.